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An Honest List of What Men Really Care About

No Comments 30 July 2015

Are women really that complicated? Yes. Here's the truth: Men are simple. Really simple. It's not that they aren't smart. Despite what they do in life, how intelligent they are, and how supposedly interested they are in the women in their lives, I have learned over the years, through much study, that men mainly care about these few basic things. From I Suck at Relationships So You Don't Have To.

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Do You Have More Than One Soulmate?

No Comments 16 July 2015

Searching for a life partner is very similar to conducting a job search–there are probably many men who would make good husbands, just as there is more than one right job or employer. From Marry Smart.

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A Sex Therapist’s Rx for Every Couple

No Comments 08 July 2015

It's lube. Lube reduces friction, which can increase pleasure and decrease the risk of tearing and pain. Always use lube with protective barriers like condoms or dams; it will increase their efficacy and make them more pleasurable. Lube is your friend. Lube will make your sex life better. Here's how to talk to your partner about it, and which kind I recommend. From Come As You Are: The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life.

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How to Throw a Hugely Fun, Successful Wedding Reception

No Comments 08 July 2015

The rules are: there are no rules. Why not host the cocktail hour before the ceremony (to loosen up your guests), serve dinner buffet-style (letting guests pick what they want to eat), and think beyond cake for dessert (most wedding cakes just aren't that good, anyway). Host a memorable bash with these tips and more from Eat More Better.

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Summer Loving: 10 Dating Books For Finding Your Special Someone

3 Comments 25 June 2015

Summer is the perfect time for having fun and expanding your horizons, a great combination for meeting new people and going on dates. But how do you meet new people? Where can you find them? And how do you move on from the "friend zone?"

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The Best Gift Newlyweds Can Give Each Other

No Comments 18 June 2015

You'll each want this gift when life inevitably gets rough during the course of your marriage. From The Like Switch: An Ex-FBI Agent's Guide to Influencing, Attracting, and Winning People Over.

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5 Negative Habits to Avoid in Your Relationship

1 Comment 04 June 2015

You've probably met couples in which one or both partners interrupt the other person in public. You might even be that couple! Fortunately, no marriage needs to be burdened by these bad habits. Here are five that you can identify and work on right now. If you are involved in three or more of these to a significant degree, your relationship could be in serious trouble.

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When to Move On: Relationship Advice for Your 20s, 30s, and 40s

No Comments 03 June 2015

Here are some guidelines for how long to stay in a relationship without seeing real signs of a serious commitment. From I Suck at Relationships So You Don't Have To.

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32 Signs You Have a Future Together (and 24 Signs You Don’t)

3 Comments 14 May 2015

Nobody will do all of these things listed below, from I Suck at Relationships So You Don't Have To. But any of them are good indicators that your relationship has staying power–or that he has no intention of ever committing to you.

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9 Super-Sexy Movies That Are as Steamy as Fifty Shades of Grey

No Comments 13 May 2015

Fifty Shades of Grey hit theaters in February in a big way, ranking as one of the top R-rated debuts ever, and now it's doing gangbusters on DVD. The reason is no secret: Sex sells. If you loved the movie, here are nine other steamy films (old and new) to tickle your fancy. From Shades of Jamie Dornan.

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What Your First Date Eating Habits Say about You

3 Comments 30 April 2015

Meeting someone for sushi? Here's what you can tell about your date based on his/her method of sharing food. From Eat More Better.

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What to Do When Money Becomes a Rift in Your Relationship

No Comments 06 April 2015

Even if you feel money isn't an issue in your relationship, one day it could be. What happens when the breadwinner loses his or her job? What if one person suddenly makes more than the other? From I Suck at Relationships So You Don't Have To.

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9 Books for Reigniting Your Romance

No Comments 20 March 2015

Finding the keys to lasting love is a lifelong challenge that few people are willing to face over the long haul. Nothing bends cupid's arrow like the passage of time, and it's becoming more apparent that true love is something most seek—but seldom recognize and cultivate. Here's how it can be attained with the right approach and a little more TLC.

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